New Delhi, Oct. 21 -- Even as automobile manufacturers are looking to boost localisation under central government's Atmanirbhar Bharat initiative, the top executive at Skoda Auto Volkswagen India Pvt Ltd (SAVIPL) believes that the domestic market has not reached a scale where localising every part makes a business case.

Even more developed nations that manufacture cars at a greater scale than India import critical parts and do not make everything on their own, argues Gurpratap Boparai, managing director, SAVIPL.

Edited excerpts from the interview:

How do you see the festive season panning out for Skoda Auto Volkswagen India?

The festive season is building up very well. In the build up to this festive season, our wholesales are matchin...